How much is your degree classification worth?

A new report released by the London School of Economics Centre for Education reports the relatively increase in value of your degree dependent on classification.

In summary:

A 2:1 Degree earns 7 percent more compared to a Lower Second

First Class Degree earns 3 percent more when compared to an Upper Second.

However sadly the report also highlights the continuing pay gaps between men and women

For the full text visit:

http://cep.lse.ac.uk/pubs/download/dp1221.pdf

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